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Small-Group Delhi Slum Tour: Sanjay Colony

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    Stop At: Connaught Place, G-22 Marina Arcade, New Delhi 110001 India

    This tour will begin at Connaught Place, the heart of New Delhi.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Sanjay Colony market All surplus store, A-113, Sanjay Colony II, Pocket A, Sanjay Colony, Okhla Phase II, Okhla Industrial Area, New Delhi, Delhi 110020, India

    This tour will visit Sanjay Colony, a small slum located in South Delhi. Although the area is mainly residential, the community is a hive of activity due to the nearby industries.

    Duration: 2 hours
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    Departure Point
    Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001, India
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Harkesh Nagar Okhla, Okhla Phase II, Okhla Industrial Area, Harkesh Nagar, Okhla Industrial Area, New Delhi, Delhi 110020, India
    Inclusions
    • Professional and local guide
    • Cold beverage at the end of the tour
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Dress codes are conservative for this tour. Clothing that covers the shoulders and knees is required
    • A portion of the profits from this tour is given back to the community
    • Out of respect for the residents of Sanjay, there is absolutely no photography allowed during this tour
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    So I gave this a 4 star review even though it's not a 4 star tour. It is an unusual tour, to be sure, and I enjoyed it, but I have some criticisms. First off the meeting spot is by metro entrance 1 at Rajiv...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank MarkfromtheIsland
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Hema, you are amazing. Thank you very much for taking me around the Sanjay colony and showing me absolutely every corner of it. It cannot be said that visiting a slum is something beautiful but definetly the guides give you a very positive image of...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank manza_com
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Like quite a few people I was inspired by the book Shantaram to see things first hand. Sam was my tour guide and was brilliant. I felt at ease, safe, and blown away by the whole thing. Sam's knowledge was great, and the people you...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Andrew L
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Highly recommended. We have just completed our first trip to India and Sanjay Colony tour was one of the most interesting things we did.Sam our tour guide is a Sanjay colony resident and works for Reality tours which is an NGO (Non Governmental Organistion) 80%...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Gary M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Coming from New Zealand we were in two minds about doing the slum tour but ever since I read the book Shantaram I thought if I got the chance I would take it! We both thoroughly enjoyed the 3 hour tour and it opened...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
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    Response from manza_com | Reviewed this property |
    1. The tour lasts 3 hours and a half 2. The Sanjay Colony is next to a metro station. The guides meet you there and bring you back as well after the family lunch (they are very lovely)
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    Response from goalgent | Reviewed this property |
    We asked to reschedule the day before and that was no problem either. Got a prompt response too.
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    Response from RealityToursandTrave | Property representative |
    You can definitely do tours with larger groups of people. The group will be divided into a few smaller groups so that there will be a maximum of 6 people per guide.
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